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  •  Santa Clara University Business Ethics MOOC Sparks Worldwide Interest

    Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013
    The first free, unlimited-enrollment massive open online course (MOOC) offered by the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University will start Nov. 4. The four-week introductory course, “Business Ethics in the Real World,” will offer practical advice on confronting unethical situations in the workplace -- from white lies on resumes and manager pressure to falsify reports, to bosses accepting bribes or questionable company actions against industry competitors. The course is designed for everyone from a new business student to a seasoned chief executive.
  •  Santa Clara University Congratulates 2013 Solar Decathlon Team

    Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013

    Santa Clara University is proud to congratulate Team Santa Clara for a strong finish in engineering in the 2013 Solar Decathlon. Santa Clara University placed 5th in engineering and 11th overall in the international competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy.

  •  Silver Taube Receives "Unsung Hero" Award for Victim Aid

    Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013
    The supervising attorney of the Workers' Rights Clinic at the Katharine & George Alexander Community Law Center at Santa Clara University School of Law has received the Unsung Hero Award from the Santa Clara County Victim Support Network.
  •  Johnson Scholars Program at SCU Paves the Way for Student Leaders

    Friday, Sep. 27, 2013
    A new scholarship program at Santa Clara University is putting $5 million to work to enhance the University’s mission.
  •  What Good is God? A Perspective for Almost Everyone – and Their Dog

    Tuesday, Sep. 24, 2013
    More than a dozen provocative and thoughtful speakers will participate in the annual Bannan Institute lectures throughout the academic year, under the theme "What Good is God?"
  •  A Conversation with Reza Aslan - Oct. 3

    Tuesday, Sep. 17, 2013

    Reza Aslan, author of the New York Times and Amazon No. 1 best-seller Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus, will be at Santa Clara University for a conversation with Catherine Murphy, author of The Historical Jesus for Dummies, on Thursday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in the Mayer Theatre.

  •  Santa Clara Law Prof. Colleen Chien Joins White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

    Friday, Sep. 13, 2013
    Colleen Chien
    Santa Clara University School of Law Associate Professor Colleen Chien has been selected to serve in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, as senior advisor for intellectual property and innovation to the U.S. chief technology officer.
  •  U.S. News & World Report Ranks Santa Clara No. 2 in the West

    Tuesday, Sep. 10, 2013

    Santa Clara University’s School of Engineering is now in the top 10 undergraduate engineering programs offered by master’s universities across the country. In the newly released U.S. News & World Report rankings, SCU jumped four spots to No. 10. Santa Clara University maintained its second place overall among master’s universities in the West.

  •  Report Examines the Impact of "Patent Assertions" on Startups and VCs

    Thursday, Sep. 5, 2013
    A new report by Santa Clara University School of Law Prof. Colleen Chien casts skepticism on the idea that there is a silver lining to the activities of “patent trolls.”
  •  Innovation finds a home in Santa Clara University’s Radiant House

    Wednesday, Sep. 4, 2013
    A team of SCU engineering students is designing a mobile application that – among other tricks – allows a homeowner to remotely shut off lights and close windows. It’s tied to an intuitive control system receiving input from sensors located throughout a house that relies solely on the sun for all of its energy.Radiant House is SCU’s newest entry in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon, an international competition for 20 selected college teams. This year, participants from Arizona to Austria will face the challenge of designing, building and operating the most cost-effective, energy-efficient and attractive solar-powered house.
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